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Sun Quad Port GbE PCIe 2.0 ExpressModule, UTP

User's Guide

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Using This Documentation

Product Notes

Related Documentation


Support and Accessibility

Understanding the Installation Process

Installation Overview (Oracle Solaris 10)

Installation Overview (Oracle Solaris 11)

Installation Overview (Linux)

Installation Overview (Windows)

Understanding the EM

Shipping Kit Contents

Product Description

Configuration Options

Front Panel Connectors and LEDs

Physical Characteristics

Performance Specifications

Power and Environmental Requirements

OS Patches and Updates

Installing the Driver

Verify the Driver Version (Oracle Solaris 10)

Verify the Driver Version (Oracle Solaris 11)

Remove the Driver (Oracle Solaris OS)

Download and Install the Driver (Linux)

Remove the Driver (Linux)

Download and Install the Driver (Windows)

Remove the Driver (Windows)

Installing the EM

Install the ExpressModule

Verify the Installation (Oracle SPARC)

Verify the Installation (Oracle Solaris x86)

Verify the Installation (Linux)

Verify the Installation (Windows)

Configuring the Network

Create Driver Instance Files (Oracle Solaris 10)

Configure the Network Host Files (Oracle Solaris 10)

Boot Options

Boot Over the Network (PXE)

Boot Over a GbE Network (Oracle Solaris x86 and Linux)

Install Oracle Solaris 10 Over a Network (Oracle SPARC)

Administering Driver Parameters and Jumbo Frames

Driver Parameters (Oracle Solaris OS)

Set Driver Parameters (Oracle Solaris OS)

Driver Parameters (Linux)

Set Driver Parameters (Linux)

Configuring Jumbo Frames (Oracle Solaris OS)

Change the MTU Permanently

Change the MTU Temporarily (Oracle Solaris 10)

Change the MTU Temporarily (Oracle Solaris 11)

Configure Jumbo Frames (Linux)

Configuring Link Aggregation

Link Aggregation Overview

Configure Link Aggregations (Oracle Solaris 10)

Display Information About Link Aggregations (Oracle Solaris 10)

Delete Link Aggregations (Oracle Solaris 10)

Configuring VLANs

VLAN Overview

VLAN Configuration

VLAN Naming Format

Configure Static VLANs (Oracle Solaris 10)

Configure VLANs (Linux)

Configure VLANs (Windows)

Troubleshooting the EM

Analyze Why the Device Link Is Missing

Analyze a Port Hang

Analyze Slow Network Performance



Verify the Installation (Oracle SPARC)

Before You Begin

Note - Verification is not necessary if your system supports DR.

  1. Power on and boot the blade server.
  2. Display the ok prompt (OpenBoot prompt).

    Refer to the server's Administration Guide for instructions on how to display the ok prompt.

  3. List the network devices on your system.
    ok show-nets
    a) /pci@500/pci@0/pci@8/network@0,1
    b) /pci@500/pci@0/pci@8/network@0
    c) /pci@400/pci@0/pci@2/network@0,1
    d) /pci@400/pci@0/pci@2/network@0
    Enter Selection, q to quit: q

    Note - Checking the .properties output for each device is the surest way to identify the device.

  4. Check the .properties output for each device.

    The following examples assume that /pci@400/pci@0/pci@2/network@0,1 is a port on the EM.

    1. Move to the device directory.
      ok cd /pci@400/pci@0/pci@2/network@0,1
    2. Display properties for the device.
      ok .properties

      The output will be similar to the following:

      ok .properties
      assigned-addresses       82060010 00000000 10000000 00000000 00100000
                               81050018 00000000 00001000 00000000 00000020
                               8206001c 00000000 10100000 00000000 00004000
                               82060030 00000000 10180000 00000000 00080000
      local-mac-address        a0 36 9f 01 b3 dc
      version                  Sun Quad Port GbE PCIe 2.0 ExpressModule, UTP
                               FCode 3.11 2/16/12
      phy-type                 mif
      reg                      00060000 00000000 00000000 00000000 00000000
                               02060010 00000000 00000000 00000000 00100000
                               0206001c 00000000 00000000 00000000 00004000
                               02060030 00000000 00000000 00000000 00080000
      board-model              7014759
      model                    SUNW,pcie-igb
      compatible               pciex8086,1521.108e.7b16.1
      address-bits             00000030
      max-frame-size           00002400
      network-interface-type   ethernet
      device_type              network
      name                     network
      fcode-rom-offset         00000000
      interrupts               00000001
      cache-line-size          00000010
      class-code               00020000
      subsystem-id             00007b16
      subsystem-vendor-id      0000108e
      revision-id              00000001
      device-id                00001521
      vendor-id                00008086

      If you do not see the EM device listed, check that the EM is properly seated. If necessary, reinstall the EM.

    3. Type the following when you finish looking at the .properties values:
      ok device-end
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